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Surgical Start: Suturing CoursePosted on Wednesday, 11th January 2017 Surgical Start is proud to present it?s ?Suturing Course? for medical and dental students interested in pursuing a career in surgery. This course aims to provide a hands-on introduction to a variety of surgical skills and suturing techniques, aimed at all years of medical students and foundation year doctors. This course will cover the following objectives: * Be able to perform... Read more » The Public Health Challenges of Paediatric Surgery - Mr SinghPosted on Sunday, 8th January 2017 If you're interested in Paediatric surgery, why not come along for a talk by Mr Singh (Renowned paediatric surgeon) on the public health challenges of Paediatric surgery?   This evening, courtesy of the International Public Health Society, will be held on the 12th of January, at 6:30 in LT4   Hope you can make it   RCS - Surgical Anatomy of the Head and Neck: A Study DayPosted on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck from both a theoretical and a practical perspective. It is designed for Trainees at an early stage of preparation for the MRCS and clinical medical students. The course which will also provide guidance to support independent study, will be held in the Anatomy Resource Centre, School... Read more » Imperial College Surgical Society's International Trauma ConferencePosted on Monday, 31st October 2016 Imperial College Surgical Society are hosting an International Trauma Conference on the 19th-20th November 2016. This event attracts delgates from across Europe. For more information, please visit their webpage at www.imperialtrauma.com or the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/498693446985418/ Sheffield's 5th Annual National Surgical Conference Posted on Monday, 31st October 2016  Sheffield Surgical Society is proud to be hosting the 5th Annual National Surgical Conference for Foundation and Student Doctors on the 4th February 2017, in association with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. Registration and abstract submission for oral and poster presentations at this research conference are now live! Dadline for abstract submission is Sunday 27th November... Read more » Surgical Anatomy of the Trunk: One Day Practical ReviewPosted on Sunday, 25th September 2016 This course is part of a series of three one day courses, designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck, trunk and limbs, from both a theoretical and a practical perspective. The courses, which will also provide guidance to support independent study are held in the Anatomy Resource Centre, School of Medicine, University of St... Read more » NRCM 2016Posted on Monday, 5th September 2016 We are delighted to announce that registration and abstract submission is now open for the upcoming National Research Collaborative Meeting 2016.   The meeting will take place on Wednesday 30th November at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in London. The focus of this year's event is methodological hurdles and considerations in collaborative research. The day will... Read more » RCSEd National Surgical Skills CompetitionPosted on Wednesday, 24th August 2016 The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is delighted to announce that this year sees the return of the College?s National Student Surgical Skills Competition, a collaboration between Medtronic and the College to deliver opportunities for final-year medical students at UK universities to develop their basic surgical skills and compete against their peers at regional and national... Read more » STARSurgPosted on Wednesday, 24th August 2016 5th National Collaborator Meeting When: Saturday 1st October 2016 09:00-18:00 Where: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Who: Medical students and Junior Doctors interested in taking part in high-quality audit and research resulting in Pubmed-citable authorship.  We cordially invite all collaborators to the... Read more » ASiT Preparing for a Career in Surgery CoursePosted on Monday, 25th July 2016 This year marks the 7th anniversary of this popular FREE event that is aimed specifically atfoundation doctors and senior medical students (years 4-6) considering a career in surgery. Building on feedback from previous years and delivered by a team of enthusiastic junior and senior surgical trainees this 1-day course has been designed to impart focused,... Read more »